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Travel to New Zealand Now and Have It Practically to Yourself

One of the last countries to open its borders will start welcoming international visitors on May 2. But tourism there won’t look like it used to.

The viewpoint at the top of Mt. Roy on the South Island

The viewpoint at the top of Mt. Roy on the South Island

Photographer: Matt Champlin/Moment RF

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New Zealand is preparing to throw open its borders after more than two years—and there may never be a better time to visit.